San Diego, CA, April 26, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Organizations worldwide benefit from systems engineering: U.S. Department of Defense, Her Majesty’s Treasury (UK), The Boeing Company, and U.S. and Canadian energy policymakers to name a select few.
Top current and former executives from each of these organizations, and many more, will be speaking about the role of systems engineering in everyday life and predictions for the future at the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) 23rd Annual International Symposium from June 24 to 27 in Philadelphia, PA at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel.
The INCOSE International Symposium continues to be the largest annual gathering of leading systems engineering professionals, educators and researchers worldwide, with over 1,000 systems engineers attending. Over four days, attendees will have the opportunity to share ideas, knowledge and practices, network, and learn about the recent innovations, trends and issues in systems engineering.
Scheduled keynote topics and speakers include:
Energy Growth: The Next 30 Years
Dianne D. Anderson, executive director
Great Lakes Energy Institute, Case Western Reserve University
21st Century Engineering: Challenges and Opportunities
Stephen Welby, deputy assistant secretary of defense for systems engineering
U.S. Department of Defense
Moving Forward + Working Together: Manmade & Natural Worlds
Brian Collins, professor of engineering policy
University College London (UCL)
How to be a Leader in Systems Engineering
Leanne Caret, vice president and general manager, vertical lift
The Boeing Company
Additional topics covered by authors and panelists include the latest studies, trends and updates in: transportation, automotive, healthcare, lean, aerospace, defense, and infrastructure.
Symposium sponsors to-date include IBM, BAE Systems, PTC, Cognition, and Visure Solutions.
For the most up-to-date information on the 23rd Annual INCOSE International Symposium and to register, visit: http://incose.org/symp2013.
About the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE)
The International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) is a not-for-profit membership organization that promotes international collaboration in systems engineering practice, education and research. INCOSE’s mission is to “share, promote and advance the best of systems engineering from across the globe for the benefit of humanity and the planet.” Founded in 1990, INCOSE now has more than 60 chapters and over 8,000 members worldwide.
INCOSE acts as a source for systems engineering knowledge, helps establish professional standards, works to improve the professional status of systems engineers and offers a certification program to formally recognize the knowledge and experience of industry professionals. The organization also produces a range of products, publications and events, including the Systems Engineering Handbook and International Symposium.
For additional information on INCOSE or to contact one of its members, please call 1-858-541-1752 or visit http://www.incose.org.